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Village People's 'YMCA' Music Video Without The Music Is As Delightfully Silly As You'd Expect

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.08.2014 | UK Comedy

Hoorah! The maestro of musicless music videos - Mario Wienerroither - is back! Yes, hot on the heels of his version of 'Dancing In The Street', it'...

WATCH: Spider Dances To 'YMCA'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Comedy

The peacock spider - or gliding spider - is, Wikipedia informs us, a native of Australia whose courtship dance is similar to those of genus Saitis. ...

Government's Relentless Cuts Have Contributed to the Problem of Sexual Violence in Gangs

Polly Courtney | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Politics
Polly Courtney

Girls are being sexually exploited on a massive scale, according to a report released this week entitled It's Wrong But You Get Used To It, the result of a two-year investigation into girls and gangs.

UK Aid and the Villagers of the West Bank

Joe Ware | Posted 27.01.2013 | UK Politics
Joe Ware

Often wrongly portrayed as a wasteful, cumbersome arm of bureaucratic government which just throws money at a problem, British aid is actually extremely innovative and operates in some very troubled and sensitive environments.

Johnny Depp Performs YMCA At Party

WENN | Posted 27.10.2012 | Home

Johnny Depp let his cool image slip for just one night by performing the YMCA at David Furnish's birthday party. Johnny has a reputation for being ...

APPG Body Image Report Is Just One Part of a Larger Campaign

Jo Swinson | Posted 11.08.2012 | UK Style
Jo Swinson

We're currently planning a retailer roundtable on diversity and retouching to deepen the debate on the use and prevalence of retouching and the lack of diversity - whether shape, age or colour - in the media. We want to get all sides talking to come to a shared idea of what responsible retouching and real diversity looks like.

LOOK: Russian Bears Photographed 'Working Out' In Zoo Enclosure

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 23.04.2012 | UK Comedy

It's not often that we wish we'd been to the Kamchatka Peninsula in Russia, but today we do. We really do, in fact. It's all because of this e...

The Rising Tide of Men Suffering Body Imagine Anxiety

Rosi Prescott | Posted 29.04.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Rosi Prescott

For countless years the female of the species has been under enormous pressure about her appearance, and the struggle only appears to have got worse in recent years. It appears that the contagion of body image insecurity that has historically afflicted women is beginning to infect men. Last year Central YMCA collaborated with the Centre for Appearance Research and the Succeed Foundation to undertake a major piece of research to better understand men's attitudes to their appearance.

Are British Children In The Grip Of A Body Image Crisis?

The Huffington Post UK | Georgia James | Posted 28.11.2011 | UK Lifestyle

Half of girls and a third of boys are willing to take drastic measures to reach their ideal body shape or weight, a study has found. The survey of ...